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Manager, FP&A Investments, CoE Asia

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Date Posted: Sep 5, 2022

Location(s): Kuala Lumpur, MY

Company: MetLife

Position:  Manager, FP&A Investment, CoE Asia 


Job Location: Finance COE, Kuala Lumpur


Department: FP&A Finance


The Role


This is a financial analyst position to perform a wide range of financial tasks in global life insurance company. The successful candidate will conduct a variety of tasks such as financial-planning related data management, forecast calculation, analysis and reporting.


Key Responsibilities: 

  • Calculate and prepare annual financial planning and monthly projection/forecast reports mainly focusing on, but not limited to, investment areas.
  • Calculate and prepare financial stress testing reports and sensitivity analysis reports under several economic scenarios mainly focusing on, but not limited to, investment areas.
  • Prepare variance analysis and reporting among business plan, financial forecasts and actuals.
  • Manage and maintain data and assumptions for required calculations in systems and reporting.
  • Generate and distribute other regular or ad-hoc data, reports and analysis in a variety of financial
  • Improve operational efficiencies and transparencies in production, analysis and reporting processes.



Candidate Qualifications: 

  • Accounting degree holder with 5- 7 years solid accounting and reporting experience
  • Certified Public Accountant or equivalent qualification is preferred


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills: 

  • At least 3 to 5-year experiences in financial analysis fields in global life insurance companies or financial institutions such as banks, with strong knowledge of finance and accounting (USGAAP is mainly assumed)
  • Knowledge/experience in Investment finance, fixed-income investments and accounting is preferable.
  • High execution on delivering outputs within deadlines and investigating root-cause analysis in outputs and background data.
  • General learnings skills, flexible adaptation to variable circumstance, positive attitude to learn new knowledge and work ethic are required.
  • Proficient verbal and written English skills and careful communicational attitude. Internal communication among different backgrounds across countries is required. Japanese is preferable.
  • Proficiency in MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, database and analytical systems for production, data analysis and generating reports.



MetLife, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, is one of the world’s leading financial services companies, providing insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management to help its individual and institutional customers navigate their changing world. Founded in 1868, MetLife has operations in more than 40 countries and holds leading market positions in the United States, Japan, Latin America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East.


We are one of the largest institutional investors in the U.S. with $642.4 billion of total assets under management as of March 31, 2021. We are ranked #46 on the Fortune 500 list for 2021. In 2020, we were named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for the fifth year in a row. DJSI is a global index to track the leading sustainability-driven companies. We are proud to have been named to Fortune magazine’s 2021 list of the “World’s Most Admired Companies.”      


MetLife is committed to building a purpose-driven and inclusive culture that energizes our people. Our employees work every day to help build a more confident future for people around the world.


The wage range for applicants for this position is [the more specific figure (for example (only): $80,000) or range within which the hiring manager reasonably expects to hire (for example (only): $70,000 - $85,000)]. The role is eligible for incentive compensation under the sales incentive plan for your position. MetLife offers a comprehensive benefits program, including healthcare benefits, life insurance, retirement benefits, parental leave, legal plan services and paid time off. All incentives and benefits are subject to the applicable plan terms.


We want to make it simple for all interested and qualified candidates to apply for employment opportunities with MetLife.  For further information about how to request a reasonable accommodation, please click on the Disability Accommodations link below.


MetLife is a proud Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer dedicated to attracting, retaining, and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at MetLife without regards to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.